Declaring the world at a crossroads between war and peace, President Obama vowed at the UN on Wednesday to lead a coalition to dismantle an Islamic State “network of death” that has wreaked havoc in the Middle East and drawn the US back into military action.
The president also took on Russia directly in his remarks, accusing Moscow of sending arms to pro-Kremlin separatists, refusing to allow access to the site of the downed passenger plane and then moving its own troops across the border with Ukraine. And yet another airstrike in Syria.
ABC’s Steven Portnoy joined us from Washington.
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